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  2021 - Blue Heron  
Blue Heron 2021
Secure - ID #14376    Version #2 - 1/18/2021

Scheduling Contact(s)
Richard D. Ricketts ricketts*%*%*d^%^%^umn^%^%^edu (218) 726-7826

  Notes:  
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Dates   Ports   Area/Navy Op   Lat/Lon   Chief Scientist   Activity/Total Days
Load:TBD
Dep:TBD
Arr:TBD
Unload:TBD
 
Duluth, MN, USA
Duluth, MN, USA
 
Lake Superior/
GL04
GL04
 
 
 
47N/92W
47N/92W
 
  Josef P. Werne
  6/12

Clearances: NONE(T)
 
Project PI/Institution Project # Days/Agency/Status
Great Lakes Cyanos Josef P. Werne/Pitt 1948739 6/NSF-OCE-CO/F
 
Notes: Deferred from 2020 due to COVID

Dates   Ports   Area/Navy Op   Lat/Lon   Chief Scientist   Activity/Total Days
Load:TBD
Dep:TBD
Arr:TBD
Unload:TBD
 
Duluth, MN, USA
Duluth, MN, USA
 
Lake Erie/
GL04
GL04
 
 
 
47N/92W
47N/92W
 
  Josef P. Werne
  15/17

Clearances: NONE(T)
 
Project PI/Institution Project # Days/Agency/Status
Great Lakes Cyanos Josef P. Werne/Pitt 1948739 15/NSF-OCE-CO/F
 
Notes: Deferred from 2020 due to COVID - travel to Lake Erie

Dates   Ports   Area/Navy Op   Lat/Lon   Chief Scientist   Activity/Total Days
Load:TBD
Dep:TBD
Arr:TBD
Unload:TBD
 
Duluth, MN, USA
Duluth, MN, USA
 
Lake Superior/
GL04
GL04
 
 
 
47N/92W
47N/92W
 
  Josef P. Werne
  5/7

Clearances: NONE(T)
 
Project PI/Institution Project # Days/Agency/Status
Great Lakes Cyanos Josef P. Werne/Pitt 1948739 5/NSF-OCE-CO/F
 
Notes: Deferred from 2020 due to COVID

Dates   Ports   Area/Navy Op   Lat/Lon   Chief Scientist   Activity/Total Days
Load:TBD
Dep:TBD
Arr:TBD
Unload:TBD
 
Duluth, MN, USA
Duluth, MN, USA
 
Lake Superior/
GL04
GL04
 
 
 
47N/92W
47N/92W
 
  Sergei Katsev
  8/12

Clearances: NONE(T)
 
Project PI/Institution Project # Days/Agency/Status
ORG-S in Superior Sergei Katsev/UMN_LLO 1754061 8/NSF-EAR/F
 
Notes: Deferred from 2020 due to COVID - has been deferred from previous years

Dates   Ports   Area/Navy Op   Lat/Lon   Chief Scientist   Activity/Total Days
Load:TBD
Dep:TBD
Arr:TBD
Unload:TBD
 
Duluth, MN, USA
Duluth, MN, USA
 
Lake Superior/
GL04
GL04
 
 
 
47N/92W
47N/92W
 
  Jay A. Austin
  6/8

Clearances: NONE(T)
 
Project PI/Institution Project # Days/Agency/Status
RDC in lakes Jay A. Austin/UMN_LLO 1829895 6/NSF-OCE-PO/F
 
Notes: Deferred from 2020 due to COVID - deployment of horizontal mooring - originally planned for Lake Erie but shifted to Lake Superior

Dates   Ports   Area/Navy Op   Lat/Lon   Chief Scientist   Activity/Total Days
Load:TBD
Dep:TBD
Arr:TBD
Unload:TBD
 
Duluth, MN, USA
Duluth, MN, USA
 
Lake Superior/
GL04
GL04
 
 
 
47N/92W
47N/92W
 
  Jay A. Austin
  3/5

Clearances: NONE(T)
 
Project PI/Institution Project # Days/Agency/Status
RDC in lakes Jay A. Austin/UMN_LLO 1829895 3/NSF-OCE-PO/F
 
Notes: Deferred from 2020 due to COVID - recovery of horizontal mooring - originally planned for Lake Erie but shifted to Lake Superior

Dates   Ports   Area/Navy Op   Lat/Lon   Chief Scientist   Activity/Total Days
Load:TBD
Dep:TBD
Arr:TBD
Unload:TBD
 
Duluth, MN, USA
Duluth, MN, USA
 
W. L. Superior/
GL04
GL04
 
 
 
47N/92W
47N/92W
 
  Samuel Kelly
  2/4

Clearances: NONE(T)
 
Project PI/Institution Project # Days/Agency/Status
Coastal inertial dyn Samuel Kelly/UMN_LLO 1635560 2/NSF-OCE-PO/F
 
Notes: Deferred from 2020 due to COVID

Dates   Ports   Area/Navy Op   Lat/Lon   Chief Scientist   Activity/Total Days
Load:TBD
Dep:TBD
Arr:TBD
Unload:TBD
 
Duluth, MN, USA
Duluth, MN, USA
 
Lake Superior/
GL04
GL04
 
 
 
47N/92W
47N/92W
 
  Elizabeth C. Minor
  3/5

Clearances: NONE(T)
 
Project PI/Institution Project # Days/Agency/Status
Great Lakes DOM Elizabeth C. Minor/UMN_LLO 2049085 3/NSF-OCE-CO/P
 
Notes: August Lake Superior cruise

Dates   Ports   Area/Navy Op   Lat/Lon   Chief Scientist   Activity/Total Days
Load:TBD
Dep:TBD
Arr:TBD
Unload:TBD
 
Duluth, MN, USA
Duluth, MN, USA
 
Lake Erie/
GL04
GL04
 
 
 
47N/92W
47N/92W
 
  Elizabeth C. Minor
  11/13

Clearances: Canada(T)
 
Project PI/Institution Project # Days/Agency/Status
Great Lakes DOM Elizabeth C. Minor/UMN_LLO 2049085 11/NSF-OCE-CO/P
 
Notes: August Lake Erie cruise

Dates   Ports   Area/Navy Op   Lat/Lon   Chief Scientist   Activity/Total Days
Load:TBD
Dep:TBD
Arr:TBD
Unload:TBD
 
Duluth, MN, USA
Duluth, MN, USA
 
Lake Superior/
GL04
GL04
 
 
 
47N/92W
47N/92W
 
  Elizabeth C. Minor
  4/6

Clearances: NONE(T)
 
Project PI/Institution Project # Days/Agency/Status
Great Lakes DOM Elizabeth C. Minor/UMN_LLO 2049085 4/NSF-OCE-CO/P
 
Notes: Spring Lake Superior cruise

Dates   Ports   Area/Navy Op   Lat/Lon   Chief Scientist   Activity/Total Days
Load:TBD
Dep:TBD
Arr:TBD
Unload:TBD
 
Duluth, MN, USA
Duluth, MN, USA
 
Lake Erie/
GL04
GL04
 
 
 
47N/92W
47N/92W
 
  Elizabeth C. Minor
  12/14

Clearances: Canada(T)
 
Project PI/Institution Project # Days/Agency/Status
Great Lakes DOM Elizabeth C. Minor/UMN_LLO 2049085 12/NSF-OCE-CO/P
 
Notes: Spring Lake Erie cruise

Dates   Ports   Area/Navy Op   Lat/Lon   Chief Scientist   Activity/Total Days
Load:TBD
Dep:TBD
Arr:TBD
Unload:TBD
 
Duluth, MN, USA
Duluth, MN, USA
 
Lake Erie/
GL04
GL04
 
 
 
47N/92W
47N/92W
 
  Deric Learman
  11/13

Clearances: NONE(T)
 
Project PI/Institution Project # Days/Agency/Status
Learman-Erie-Mn Deric Learman/CMU 1948619 11/NSF-EAR/P
 
Notes: Pending NSF/EAR

Dates   Ports   Area/Navy Op   Lat/Lon   Chief Scientist   Activity/Total Days
Load:TBD
Dep:TBD
Arr:TBD
Unload:TBD
 
Duluth, MN, USA
Duluth, MN, USA
 
W. L. Superior/
GL04
GL04
 
 
 
47N/92W
47N/92W
 
  Elizabeth C. Minor
  4/8

Clearances: NONE(T)
 
Project PI/Institution Project # Days/Agency/Status
Plastics Elizabeth C. Minor/UMN_LLO Not Specified 2/NOAA-SEAGRANT/F
Inst. Support Elizabeth C. Minor/UMN_LLO Not Specified 2/INST-UMND-LLO/F
 
Notes: 2 Two-day cruises, one cruise deferred from 2020 due to COVID

Dates   Ports   Area/Navy Op   Lat/Lon   Chief Scientist   Activity/Total Days
Load:TBD
Dep:TBD
Arr:TBD
Unload:TBD
 
Duluth, MN, USA
Duluth, MN, USA
 
W. L. Superior/
GL04
GL04
 
 
 
47N/92W
47N/92W
 
  Jay A. Austin
  1/3

Clearances: NONE(T)
 
Project PI/Institution Project # Days/Agency/Status
GLOS Buoys Jay A. Austin/UMN_LLO Not Specified 1/NOAA/F
 
Notes: NOAA-GLOS program, deployment and recovery of meteorological buoys

Dates   Ports   Area/Navy Op   Lat/Lon   Chief Scientist   Activity/Total Days
Load:TBD
Dep:TBD
Arr:TBD
Unload:TBD
 
Duluth, MN, USA
Duluth, MN, USA
 
W. L. Superior/
GL04
GL04
 
 
 
47N/92W
47N/92W
 
  Richard D. Ricketts
  4/6

Clearances: NONE(T)
 
Project PI/Institution Project # Days/Agency/Status
MN DNR Richard D. Ricketts/UMN_LLO Not Specified 2/STATE/P
Inst. Support Richard D. Ricketts/UMN_LLO Not Specified 2/INST-UMND-LLO/F
 
Notes: MNDNR funding pending Trawling in October

Dates   Ports   Area/Navy Op   Lat/Lon   Chief Scientist   Activity/Total Days
Load:TBD
Dep:TBD
Arr:TBD
Unload:TBD
 
Duluth, MN, USA
Duluth, MN, USA
 
Great Lakes/
GL04
GL04
 
 
 
47N/92W
47N/92W
 
  Richard D. Ricketts
  6/6

Clearances: NONE(T)
 
Project PI/Institution Project # Days/Agency/Status
Inst. Support Richard D. Ricketts/UMN_LLO Not Specified 6/INST-UMND-LLO/F
 
Notes: Institutional Support for seed research and educational cruises

Dates   Ports   Area/Navy Op   Lat/Lon   Chief Scientist   Activity/Total Days
Load:TBD
Dep:TBD
Arr:TBD
Unload:TBD
 
Duluth, MN, USA
Duluth, MN, USA
 
W. L. Superior/
GL04
GL04
 
 
 
47N/92W
47N/92W
 
  Richard D. Ricketts
Inspection
  2/2

Clearances: NONE(T)
 
Project PI/Institution Project # Days/Agency/Status
NSF inspection Richard D. Ricketts/UMN_LLO Not Specified 2/NSF-OCE-IPS/F

Dates   Ports   Area/Navy Op   Lat/Lon   Chief Scientist   Activity/Total Days
Load:TBD
Dep:TBD
Arr:TBD
Unload:TBD
 
Duluth, MN, USA
Duluth, MN, USA
 
Great Lakes/
GL04
GL04
 
 
 
47N/92W
47N/92W
 
  Richard D. Ricketts
Maintenance
  36/36

Clearances: NONE(T)
 
Project PI/Institution Project # Days/Agency/Status
 
Notes: Shipyard - yard not selected - end of year
Agency   Funded   Pending   Total
INST   10   0   10
NOAA   3   0   3
NSF   47   41   88
STATE   0   2   2
Total  60 43 103
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Day Type   Total
Inspection   2
Maintenance   36
At Sea for Science   101
Total  139
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Load/Unload Days   Total
ChargeLoad   19
ChargeUnload   19
Total  38